By DE staffAutomation Machine Building
WAGO PFC200 controller integrates cellular modem.
WAGO introduced its PFC200 PLC controller that integrates a cellular modem. The controller’s web-based management configuration software initiates the cell modem. This controller can deliver information directly to cloud servers and send or receive SMS messages. The parameters from the PLC controller can be directly communicated to devices via wireless technology, allowing users running edge of network applications to collect data, control machine functions and connect to cloud servers without adding traffic to wired networks.